While cocaine use reportedly dropped heavily across the country between 2006 and 2010, the amount of marijuana use increased dramatically, according to a study released Monday by Santa Monica-based RAND Corp.
California Gov. Jerry Brown said he is not sure legalizing marijuana is a good idea in his state because the country could lose its competitive edge if too many people are getting stoned.
A coalition of leading drug reform groups has decided against pursuing a ballot initiative this year to legalize the adult use of marijuana in California.
The race is on among marijuana supporters to get the issue on the California ballot in November.
An appeals court Wednesday affirmed the federal government’s long-standing policy that California medical marijuana dispensaries have no protection under state law from drug prosecutions.
Four of the nation’s top 10 pot-friendly cities are located in the Southland, according to a new study.
Roughly 12 tons of marijuana valued at $7 million was found hidden among an electronics shipment in a tractor-trailer, authorities said Friday.
Marijuana, which was wrapped in birthday-themed gift paper, was discovered in four checked bags at Los Angeles International Airport early Wednesday morning.
A drug bust at a home in La Puente led to the confiscation of nearly $1 million in marijuana, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said Thursday.
A La Crescenta daycare center remained closed for a second day following reports a 2-year-old tested positive for marijuana.
Marijuana washed ashore in Laguna Beach Wednesday.
Authorities announced the arrest of two brothers for allegedly running a marijuana grow house in Eastvale.
A Los Angeles man who had previously been arrested and deported for the cultivation of marijuana was in police custody Thursday.
Pizza Hut delivers. So does just about every Chinese restaurant. But one thing you can’t get delivered in Riverside is marijuana to your front door.
Officials in Moreno Valley say three people were arrested and $1.5 million in pot was seized in a home grow operation in Industry.